Illustrations series for AYAKA Beautiful Singles
Ayaka Iida (飯田 絢香 Iida Ayaka, known mononymously as Ayaka, is a Japanese female singer formerly signed to Warner Music Japan. Born in Osaka, she moved to Tokyo to pursue a singing career.
Ayaka’s 11th single, “Beautiful/Chiisana Ashiato” was released on February 20, 2013. This was her first single in three and a half years, after “Minna Sora no Shita” was released in July 2009. It was her first proper single since returning from a hiatus last year.
“Beautiful/Chiisana Ashiato” comes in CD-only and CD+DVD versions. In addition to the two A-side tracks, the single come with an English version of “Hajimari no Toki”, the lead track from her album The Beginning.